Articles on Attorney-Client Fee Disputes and Law Firm Disputes

The Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Attorney Client Mediation and Arbitration Service (ACMAS) provides arbitrators and mediators skilled and experienced in resolving disputes between lawyers and clients over fees.  The Service also maintains a screened panel of qualified and experienced mediators to assist lawyers and their employees, staff, and outside contractors resolve disputes arising out of law practices.

Contact ACMAS: (213) 896-6426,


ACMAS Begins Using Zoom for Fee Dispute Arbitrations and Mediations

Anti-SLAPP Applies to Post-MFAA Arbitration Lawsuit

Opinion on Conducting Mandatory Fee Arbitration Hearings by Video Conferencing Platform

Discovery on Non-Parties in Fee Arbitration

Mandatory Fee Arbitration Update

A Second Bite: Fee Disputes and De Novo Options

Mediating Law Partnership Disputes Concerning
Compensation – It’s A Lot About Attitude

The Extraordinary Benefits of Becoming a LACBA Fee Arbitrator